Everything You Need To Know About Golf Trips To Almancil
The place is just too short of words to be described
The town of Almancil falls in Algarve region in the southern part of Portugal. The place is a beautiful tourist destination and ideal for golfers. But, before you pack your bags to Almancil, you need to plan ahead what all you can do to make the most of your golf trip in this beautiful Portuguese town.
Golf courses in Almancil
Quinta do Lago South
This outstanding golf course has some long holes, which can be covered in par 4s. The course has hosted the Portuguese Open multiple times. A distinguishing feature of the course is the 15th hole, par 3 with only water being there between the green and tee.
Ocean Golf Course Vale Do Lobo
This beautiful course is a host t undulating fairways that run along the nature reserve, prior to leading down gently to the shoreline of the Atlantic. The main characteristic of the Vale do Lobo is the front nine holes, bordered with pine trees. You can have a view of the sea from many holes.
The nine holes at the back give you breathtaking views of the ocean, with many holes nearly extending down to the beach. At the 11th hole, which is located on the summit of the hill, the golfer suddenly reaches a sight which can take the breath away of the most focused golfer.
The fairway directly runs in the direction of the beach and the upcoming holes give you Atlantic breezes and outstanding views. All these features of this course make your round of golf exhilarating despite your game being below expectations in any case.
Quinta do Lago North
The new top ranking course of Quinta do Lago, the North Course has been renovated with firm emphasis on strategy and precision. This course is quickly emerging as the up to the minute star of European golf. The North Course was previously called Ria Formosa and is dotted with pine trees, wild and heather flowers and is a host to four splendid par 5 holes.
What apart from golf?
Almancil is a beautiful town in Algarve, where you can enjoy a number of things apart from golf. You have the Church of Sao Lourenco de Almancil, a tranquil place where you can reflect and take your own time to calm down. To have fun, there are Karting Almancil Fun Park, Vale do Lobo Tennis Academy, Horseback Riding Tours, Algarve Tennis and Fitness Club, Waterskiing & Jetskiing , Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, Kayaking & Canoeing, and many more things.